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Top navigators for National TSD Rally


August 18th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 18 (IANS) Some of country's top navigators will be seen in action in the first round of the inaugural JK Tyre-FMSCI Indian National TSD Rally Championship, promoted by ... Read more...

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FMSCI launches TSD Rally Championship


June 11th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 11 (IANS) In a move that reflects ground reality, the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) Monday announced the launch of the all new National Time-Speed-Distance ... Read more...

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FMSCI launches TSD Rally Championship


June 11th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 11 (IANS) In a move that reflects ground reality, the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) Monday announced the launch of the all new National Time-Speed-Distance ... Read more...

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Wreckage of 16th century ship discovered off Brazil


March 1st, 2012 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 1 (IANs/EFE) A team of Brazilian archaeologists and divers who discovered the remains of a Spanish vessel off the southern state of Santa Catarina say the recovered ... Read more...

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A car rally with blind navigators (With Images)


February 5th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) In a unique car rally, 100 enthusiastic blind navigators displayed their skills by directing their partner drivers through a 65 km route in the sixth edition ... Read more...

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Katrina, Imran bring curtains down at VHIMW


September 5th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Bollywood actors Imran Khan and Katrina Kaif sashayed down the ramp at the grand finale of the Van Heusen India Men's Week (VHIMW) for ... Read more...

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Team Somdeb-Nirav wins top honours in Rally de Sea


July 10th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shankarpur (West Bengal), July 10 (IANS) The seasoned duo of Somdeb Chanda (driver) and Nirav Mehta (navigator) conquered the pole position, pushing Arinban Mukherjee and Chandan Sen to the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

NASA spacecraft closing in on huge asteroid Vesta


May 4th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): NASA spacecraft Dawn has reached a new phase of its mission to the asteroid Vesta, and will begin using cameras for the first time to aid navigation for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

President Patil accorded warm welcome in Mauritius


April 24th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinPort Louis (Mauritius), Apr 24(ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil arrived at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport in Port Louis, Mauritius, on Sunday where she was accorded with an ... Read more...

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Visually impaired participate as navigators in a Delhi car rally


March 13th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 13 (ANI): Facing the odd challenges in their lives, the visually impaired persons turned up as navigators in a car rally organized here on Sunday.These visually impaired persons took ... Read more...

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NASA spacecraft, comet set for Valentine’s Day rendezvous


February 12th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): In yet another incident of cosmic togetherness, NASA's Stardust spacecraft would be redirected to pass within 200 kilometers of comet Tempel 1 on the Valentine's Day.In the heat ... Read more...

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NASA spacecraft, comet fated for Valentine’s Day rendezvous


February 9th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): In yet another incident of cosmic togetherness, NASA's Stardust spacecraft would be redirected to pass within 200 kilometers of comet Tempel 1 on the Valentine's Day.In the heat ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vikings used glowing ’sunstone’ to navigate on cloudy days


January 31st, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): The 'magical' stories about the glowing 'sunstone' that, when held up to the sky, revealed the position of the Sun even on a cloudy day, may all be ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How our brains ‘light up’ when we navigate


September 30th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 30 (ANI): A new Australian research has found that specialised neurons in the brain 'fire' corresponding to the direction that a person is moving.Dr Oliver Baumann of the Queensland Brain ... Read more...

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Deep Impact Spacecraft to fly past Earth for the last time


June 26th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): NASA's historic Deep Impact spacecraft, which is on its current University of Maryland-led EPOXI mission, will fly past Earth for the fifth and last time on Sunday, June ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria desperate to beat hubby in charity celeb scavenger hunt


May 26th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): Eva Longoria Parker is confident that she'll beat husband Tony Parker when they go head-to-head in a celebrity scavenger hunt to raise money for charity.The 'Desperate ... Read more...

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Women ‘better navigators’ than men


May 2nd, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Men might be good at reading maps, but when it comes to recalling routes, it's the ladies who walk away with crown, according to a new study.According to ... Read more...

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Researcher reveals Kerala’s possible Mediterranean link


March 10th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi (Kerala), Mar.10 (ANI): Archaeological remains like shards of Roman amphora have recently been dug up from Pattanam near Kochi, close to the ancient port town Muziris, known locally as Kdoungallur.V. P. ... Read more...

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Now, Victoria Police claims booze, not racism behind attacks on Indian cabbies


January 16th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 16 (ANI): Victoria Police has said that a combination of booze and youthfulness is behind three attacks on Indian cab drivers.Two Indian taxi drivers were assaulted at Ballarat on Friday ... Read more...

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Colour and cackle in Kashmir skies, courtesy winter birds (Feature)


December 10th, 2009 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, Dec 10 (IANS) Large flocks of cackling geese and ducks dot the evening sky in Kashmir these days. They herald the arrival of avian visitors from far off Siberia, ... Read more...

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First women navigators commissioned in Indian Navy (With Images)


November 20th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Nov 20 (IANS) Another glass ceiling was broken Friday as two women were commissioned into the Indian Navy as navigators in the flying branch, in a way also becoming the first ... Read more...

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Indian Navy to commission its first women navigators


November 19th, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Nov 19 (IANS) Another male bastion in the Indian Navy will fall Friday when two women will be inducted as navigators in the flying branch, in a way also becoming ... Read more...

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Wait a second more before saying Cheers to 2009!


December 27th, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): On December 31 midnight, you will have an extra second to usher in the New Year, because a Leap Second will be added to 2008 to let ... Read more...

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Drivers beware: satellite navigators are star struck


July 22nd, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 22 (IANS) The next time the satellite navigator in your car directs you to London Road in Leicester instead of the national capital, blame the aurora borealis - ... Read more...

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Migrating moths use natural compasses for navigating


April 4th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 4 (ANI): A new study has suggested that migrating moths are good navigators, equipped with natural compasses.According to a report in Live Science, every year, millions of moths hop ... Read more...

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Ancient Polynesians were among the most skilled navigators in history


November 14th, 2007 - 8:14 am ICT by admin
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